Mary Lucille Canada Chandler


Mary Lucille Canada Chandler, 90, of Roxboro, died on Sunday, June 12, 2022 at her home. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Franklin Canada and Maggie Mitchell Holt Canada. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, James Berlie Chandler and ten siblings.

Mrs. Chandler was of the Pentecostal faith. She retired from Collins & Aikman after 20 years of employment. Mrs. Chandler enjoyed shopping, dancing and loved Bojangles.

Surviving are her three children: Sandra Cox (Ray) of Butner, Dale Chandler (Trudy) of Timberlake and Curtis Chandler of Roxboro; eight grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren.

Funeral service were held Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at the Brooks & White Chapel with the Pastor Matthew Wilmoth officiating. Burial followed in the Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation was held one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberty Hospice, 3414 N Duke Street, Ste. 201, Durham, NC 27704.

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